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  • Prunella Clough: Unconsidered Wastelands


Painter of landscapes and industrial subjects in oils. She trained at Chelsea School of Art 1938- and from 1940-45 worked in clerical and draughtsman’s jobs. Between 1946 and 1949 she painted in London and East Anglia and in 1947 she had her first solo exhibition at the Leger Gallery. She has since exhibited at leading London galleries including the Leicester, Grosvenor, New Art Centre and Annely Juda Fine Art, as well as internationally. Her work has been widely shown in group exhibitions and is represented in many public collections including the Tate Gallery. In 1960 a retrospective exhibition was held at the Whitechapel Gallery, London and in 1976 an Arts Council exhibition was held at the Serpentine Gallery.

Her early work was associated with English neo-romanti...

Breakwater - Prunella Clough

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Breakwater, 1946

Chalk and gouache on paper
35.5 x 20.5 cms
(13.95 x 8.06 in)

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